music videos for a saturday afternoon

I’ve been spending more time than usual listening to french music recently. I love it, it’s not just the language but it’s the moodiness, the passion, the style and the music itself. My first introduction to french music came in middle school french class with this song (still one of my all time favorites):

There is something about her voice, her look, her vulnerability and her power that I find admirable. I’m not the only one as her style has certainly been copied by fashionistas and other performers such as this french songstress (daughter of french rock royalty Serge Gainsbourg) singing here with Air (with lyrics by the one and only Jarvis Cocker):

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